Select Weeknights, Nov. 26 – Jan. 3
Magic Meets Music: Live Performance Nights

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The most magical time of the year is here with Phipps' Holiday Magic: Let It Glow! Timed tickets are required in advance for all guests. Visit our ticketing page to book today.

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Select weeknights, Holiday Magic is made even more enchanting with live musical entertainment.

On select weeknights throughout Holiday Magic: Let It Glow!, live musical entertainment lends a new dimension of splendor to your festive visit. From flutes and strings to brass and bands, there are tuneful treats for everyone to enjoy this year. 

Performance Schedule

Friends in Harmony
Thurs., Dec. 6; 7 – 8 p.m.

One Accord, Psalms 150, Leila
Sun., Dec. 9; 1 – 3 p.m.

Oakland Catholic Chamber Choir
Mon., Dec. 10; 7 – 9 p.m.

Shadyside Brass
Tues., Dec. 11; 7 – 9 p.m.

Trio Cassatt
Wed., Dec. 12; 7 – 9 p.m.

Fox Chapel Area HS Orchestra
Thurs., Dec. 13; 7 – 8 p.m.

Eastern Area Youth Chorale
Thurs., Dec. 13; 8:30 – 10 p.m.

East Winds Saxophone
Sun., Dec. 16; 1 – 3 p.m.

Boyce Middle School Encore Orchestra
Mon., Dec. 17; 7 – 9 p.m.

Chantal Braziel
Tues., Dec. 18; 7 – 8 p.m.

Plum Brass Quintet
Wed., Dec. 19; 7 – 9 p.m.

Tuesday Musical Club
Wed., Jan. 2; 7 – 9 p.m.

Performances are made on a volunteer basis and the schedule is subject to change.

Photos © Paul g. Wiegman

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